Williams, Melinda,

Eco home : smart ideas for sustainable New Zealand homes / Melinda Williams. - 236 pages : colour illustrations ; 26 cm

Includes bibliographical references and index.

"Presents the modern home by moving from room to room, to look at structural materials, furnishings and general life hacks to improve your personal green-star rating. As well as the living spaces (kitchen, bathroom, bedrooms, office, living area, utility rooms and outdoor areas) it also looks at the wider issues - why make an eco home at all? Also covered are: principles of sustainable building, choosing a property, building a team of professionals, foundations and floors, the structure and the shell"--Publisher information.

9780143771531 (paperback)

Penguin Random House New Zealand

Ecological houses--New Zealand.
Ecological houses--Design and construction.
Sustainable architecture--New Zealand.